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Best Pumpkin U-Pick Places in Puget Sound

It’s time for fall leaves, apple cider, Halloween parties and pumpkins! Load up the kids, and head out to one of these local farms that have pumpkins, activities and lots of fall fun!

09/27/2012

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Judge, Deputy Wounded in WA Courthouse Attack

A man stabbed a judge and shot a sheriff’s deputy with her own weapon in a courthouse struggle Friday in Montesano. Much of the town of about 4,000 people went into lockdown during the afternoon as authorities searched for the man. The lockdown on schools was lifted in the afternoon, but afterschool activities were canceled.

03/09/2012

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Puget Sound Energy Outages Declining

A Puget Sound Energy spokesman says the utility hopes to have most of the out-of-service customers in King and Pierce counties back on line Tuesday.

01/24/2012

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Go Red for Women Events Around the Sound

Friday, February 3 is National Go Red for Women Day! It’s a day for you to wear red, raise some money for the American Heart Association, or make personal choices to live a heart-healthier life. Here are some events surrounding the National Go Red for Women Day around the Sound. Make a difference in your life or someone else’s and attend one of these activities!

01/18/2012

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Ecologists Encourage Photographers to Capture King Tides This Weekend

Another winter high tide has officials at the state Department of Ecology encouraging people to take along their cameras if they’re headed to the beach.

12/30/2011

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Pierce County’s “Tow and Go” Program Helps Take Drunk Drivers Off the Road

Pierce County’s annual “Tow and Go” program will assist bar patrons who have had too much to drink through New Year’s Day.

12/28/2011

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Free Museum Passes for Pierce County Residents

As part of a cooperative project among Pierce County Library, Tacoma Public Library, Puyallup Public Library and local museums, Pierce County Library customers have the opportunity to use special passes for free admission to the partnering museums, like the Museum of Glass, Tacoma Art Museum and Washington State History Museum.

12/26/2011

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Summer Fun at King County Libraries

Keep your kids reading and writing (and playing!) this summer with one of the many King County Library Programs for ages 2 – 18!

07/16/2011

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